Nissan: Kevin King and Olivier Bédard are winners after an action-packed day!

Posted on 27. Jun, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

Mississauga, Ontario – The 2016 Nissan Micra Cup hold a fifth and sixth races of a deteriorate currently during a Autodrome St-Eustache, nearby Montreal. For a initial and usually time this season, a drivers competed in dual races and subordinate sessions on a same day. This format was a successful one for Kevin King and Olivier Bédard, both of whom won a race.

The initial competition of a day saw lot of action, during that Kevin King, Olivier Bédard and Stefan Rzadzinski determined a poignant lead in front of a rest of a drivers. A black dwindle chastisement of a few seconds caused Rzadzinksi to tumble behind and Marc-Antoine Demers climbed to third place, earning a position on a lectern beside his teammate Olivier Bédard (2nd) and Kevin King (1st).

Although King led a whole initial race, a vigour was on with a participation of Bédard during his behind a whole time. Several good battles took place on a track, including Bertrand Godin who valid he has not mislaid his hold after finishing ninth in his initial ever Nissan Micra Cup race. He fought with a immature Chris Sahakian, as good as with maestro Jacques Bélanger.

The final competition had similarities and differences from a first. The same 3 drivers who had competent in first, second and third place for a initial race, started in a same positions for a second race. Kevin King started in stick position, followed by Olivier Bédard and Stefan Rzadzinski. It is usually during a finish of an action-packed eventuality that Bédard was means to win his initial competition of a season, usually one dilemma divided from a start/finish line!

Aside from a King-Bédard battle, Xavier Coupal gave a tough time to Stefan Rzadzinski who had to give divided his third position to a NASCAR driver. Coupal usually gathering during a second race, pity a circle of his automobile with Bertrand Godin.

In a drivers’ championship, Kevin King clinched a lead with 170 points, forward of Xavier Coupal (168 points), Stefan Rzadzinski (163 points), Valérie Limoges (152 points), Olivier Bédard (143 points) and Marc-Antoine Demers (115 points). For a rookies, Peter Dyck is now heading with 36 points. In a Team standings, Albi Nissan automobile #572 driven during a initial events by Xavier Coupal and currently in St-Eustache by Bertrand Godin stays on top, followed by automobile #86 (Perry Performance/Hull Nissan) and #220 (TOTAL Canada).   

Following this eventuality during a Autodrome St-Eustache, a subsequent tour for a Nissan Micra Cup will be on Jul 8, 9 and 10 in Ontario. The seventh and eighth rounds of a deteriorate will be hold during a Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, in Bowmanville, during a famous IMSA SportsCar Weekend. This outlines a initial competition weekend during this mythological racetrack, before famous as Mosport, for a Nissan Micra Cup. 

For full competition results, visit:
http://www.micracup.com/Results_2016_Race?RID=5 (race 5)
http://www.micracup.com/Results_2016_Race?RID=6 (race 6)

To see a altogether championship standings after 6 races, greatfully visit:
http://www.micracup.com/Results_2016_ClassGen

For some-more information on a Nissan Micra Cup, greatfully visit: www.nissan.ca/coupemicra.

Nissan Micra Cup 2016 Season Calendar:

 

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